Blue Angels Soar Over Disney World

Blue Angles

Streaking across the dedicated no-fly zone that is The Magic Kingdom Thursday, was a squadron of F/A-18 Hornets better known to most as The Blue Angles. The brief flyover made for some real excitement for guests as the squadron made two passes over the park.The event was part of an internal team photo shoot for the Blue Angels. Using Cinderella Castle as the backdrop to their flight demonstration the squadron flying in a Delta Formation made its way south to north down Main Street before … [Read more...]


Disney Finds – Is Magic Kingdom your home?

Home

Is the Magic Kingdom your home away from home? Mine too! Why not celebrate it with our newest Tee Shirt design? Available in a variety of colors and now for sale on the Chip and Co Tee Shirt Store. For the next 3 days our Cinderella Castle Home shirt will be on sale for $14 then it will jump to it's regular price of $20.So share your love of Disney with this stylish new shirt!Stay tuned over the next few weeks as we share designs for Epcot, Hollywood Studios, Animal Kingdom, Disneyland … [Read more...]


Plan Your Own Disney Movie Night With Cinderella!

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Cinderella is by far my FAVORITE Disney Movie, and it’s one that is worth adding to your DVD collection if you haven’t already (I mean, it must be good if they model a castle after her, right?). It’s also perfect for a Disney Themed Movie Night – It’s great for those of all ages, even the little ones – as it’s pretty short, and has tons of animal interaction!Ok, so a great movie night has a few things (aside from the movie itself, of course!) – for me I would say food, drinks, and décor … [Read more...]


Magic Kingdom Unveils “A Frozen Holiday Wish”

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Beginning November 5 and showing each night through December 31, 2014, Magic Kingdom brings us "A Frozen Holiday Wish," starring Queen Elsa and Princess Anna.  There will even be some appearances by Kristoff and everyone's favorite snowman, Olaf. Each presentation of "A Frozen Holiday Wish" rises to a final crescendo with Queen Elsa using her icy powers to transform Cinderella Castle into a shimmering ice palace.Are you looking forward to "A Frozen Holiday Wish"?  Let me know if your … [Read more...]


New Haunted Mansion “Disney Side” Contest!

Photo Courtesy of Disney Parks Blog

Exciting news, Disney Parks announced a new contest today! This frightfully fun contest is all about how you show your Disney Side at home, with some haunted inspiration!Starting today and running until November 4th, Disney invites you to upload your Disney Parks-themed Halloween photos on Instagram and Twitter for a chance to win a private “Midnight at the Haunted Mansion” party for you and three guests with a coveted one night stay in Cinderella's Castle.There are 4 categories that you … [Read more...]


Pose and Smile! At These Top WDW Photo Op Spots

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My favorite WDW trip souvenir by far is always the photos I take – I love capturing moments and memories, and I love that there are so many great places to do so at Disney! There’s obviously the more popular places like in front of Cinderella’s Castle, or the Tree of Life (my family clearly loves to pose there, don’t we look cute?!) – but there are tons of other places to snap a great picture too – so here are my Top 5 “Off The Beaten Path” Photo Op Spots:The front of Cinderella’s Castle … [Read more...]


ABC Family 25 Days of Christmas Sweepstakes

Abc Family Christmas Sweepstakes

What's your Disney Side? All Disney Addicts have one. It's the side that laughs louder and comes alive the moment you walk through the gates of a Disney Park. So, get ready to share yours on a Disney World vacation that includes a night stay in the Cinderella Castle Suite in the ABC Family 25 Days of Christmas Sweepstakes!The Grand Prize winner will receive a five day/ four night vacation for the winner and up to three guests to the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. Prize will consist of … [Read more...]


Your Favorite Animated Classics Are Everywhere at WDW!

Cindy

 Everyone has their favorite Animated Disney classic movie, and one of the best parts of a Walt Disney World vacation is getting to see these movies come to life in the rides and attractions!So you might be wondering….Where can you find your favorite Disney Movie at WDW?Well, here’s the answer!Beauty and the Beast – The New Fantasyland features the Beast’s Castle, where you can dine at the Be Our Guest Restaurant, and even meet the Beast himself! You can also check out … [Read more...]


Disney World Quick Tips – Christmas in the Magic Kingdom

Christmas on Main Street

This is the first of several articles I will be writing this month about Christmas in Disney.  I experienced the most Magical of times at Walt Disney World in December of 2010.  We stayed the week before, including Christmas Day.  The Christmas in July articles will feature some stories and tips to help you plan your holiday visit.  Why now?  Because now is when you need to begin planning your holiday trip, if you haven't been already dreaming of it for years.The Holidays at Magic … [Read more...]